08:00-10:00, Wednesday, February 27, 2019

  • Open vs EVAR for Infra-Renal AAA: Evidence Based Algorithm
  • Device Performance in Difficult Neck: Current Evidence
  • The Advantages and Shortcomings of the Outside IFU EVAR
  • The Role of Adjunctive Measures in Difficult Neck (Including Edostaples)
  • FEVAR for Short Neck: Device and Patient Selection and Planning
  • Chimney and Parallel Grafts for Pararenal Aneurysm: Advantages and Limitations
  • FEVAR for Failed EVAR
  • Iliac Aneurysm: Bell Bottom or Branch Stent?
  • Embolization of Type II Endoleak: Approach and Outcome
  • How to Optimise Outcome in Difficult Access? Techniques and Device Selection

11:00-12:00 on Thursday, February 28, 2019

  • BrEVAR/fEVAR for TAAA: Planning and Technical Tips
  • How Can I Choose the Bridging Stent? Where is the Evidence?
  • Recent Advances and Implications in Image Guidance for Aortic Interventions
  • Management Algorithm for IMH and PAU
  • When and How to Stent Uncomplicated Acute Dissection
  • Endovascular Management of Complicated Acute Dissection: Intervention Strategy and Adjunctive Measures
  • Endovascular Interventions in Chronic TAD: Anatomical Challenges and Available Solutions
  • Branch Stent Grafts for Arch Aneurysm: Where Do We Stand?
  • Chimney and Parallel Grafts for Arch Aneurysm: Tips and Tricks to Increase Safety and Durability
  • The Durability of Scallop and Fenestrated Grafts in Arch Aneurysms


  • Demonstrate and discuss the state-of-art approach to complex and challenging aortic aneurysms
  • Practical lessons to maximize outcome of endovascular interventions


M. Sharafuddin (USA)
H. Zayed (UK)
H. Kobeiter (France)
M. R. Jaber (USA)
R. Gibbs (UK)
H. Rousseau (France)
S. Soliman (Egypt)
H. Rousseau (France)
F. Alomran (KSA)
M. Hamady (UK)
J. Hoballah (Lebanon)
B. Aldhafery (KSA)
M. R. Jaber (USA)
S. Koussayer (KSA)
S. O. Kerdawi (Egypt)
S. Haddad (Jordan)

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Aortic Interventions
C.S. Pena (USA)
Feb. 27 at 14:00-17:00 in Hall A


Aortic Stent Grafts Hands-on
M. Hamady (UK), S. Koussayer (KSA), M. O. Elfarok (Egypt)
Feb. 28 at 14:00-15:30 in WS Room 1